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AGENDA
TOWNSHIP OF MAPLEWOOD
TUESDAY,
MARCH 7, 2017

1.
SALUTE TO THE AMERICAN FLAG

2.
STATEMENT

3.
ROLL CALL

4.
MAYORS INTRODUCTION

5.
PROCLAMATION - Arbor Day
Proclamation - Arbor Day
6.
PROCLAMATION - Woman's History Month
Proclamation - Woman's History Month





7.
BOARDS AND COMMITTEES
Boards and Committees

A. Recreation Advisory Committee
   1.  Brandon Edling - thru 12/31/2019

B.  Green Team
   1.  Hans Hummell - thru 12/31/2017
  

 


8.
PUBLIC COMMENT - AGENDA ITEMS ONLY

9.
PRESENTATION TO THE GOVERNING BODY
Presentation to the Governing Body - by Robert Boneberg on Slave Free Community Project
 

10.
BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING
Board of Health Meeting



              


11.
INTRODUCTION OF NEW ORDINANCE
NA/VD  INTRODUCTION OF NEW ORDINANCE
ORDINANCE NUMBER 2848-17

AN ORDINANCE TO MODIFY THE "NO TURN ON RED" ON BAKER STREET AT ITS INTERSECTION WITH VALLEY STREET

"Interpretive Statement"

(This ordinance will modify the restriction of "No Turn on Red" on Baker Street at Valley Street, by limiting the restriction to 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily.)

MOTION

SECOND - ROLL CALL

             (hearing to be held on March 21, 2017)

   
             
     
12.
INTRODUCTION OF NEW ORDINANCE
IL/NA INTRODUCTION OF A NEW ORDINANCE
ORDINANCE NUMBER 2849-17

AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER 209 OF THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MAPLEWOOD ENTITLED "RENTAL PROPERTIES"

"Interpretive Statement"

(This ordinance will define "family" and "senior citizens" as used within the provisions of the Rental Registration requirements and will specifically set forth penalties for violations. )

MOTION

SECOND - ROLL CALL
 
            (hearing to be held on March 21, 2017)
   
       



 

13.
DISCUSSION ITEMS

1.  Leaf Blower Ban/NA

2.  POD Ordinance/IL

3.  Capital Budget/JM

4.  Proposed pricing changes for Woodland and Burgdorff Rates/FM

5.  2017 Pool Season - proposed fees & use of pool parking lot by NJ Transit
& Avalon Bay/GL

6.  Boards and Committees - limiting appointments to one board and committee
and process for the selection of the chairs of boards and committees/GL

7.  Report from Finance Committee - 2017 operating budget, 2017 Sewer Fee, Moody's 2017 annual review/VD

8.  Joining with Sustainable Jersey in an application for a grant from The Solar Foundation to improve solar market conditions, making it faster, easier, and more affordable for our residents and businesses to install solar energy systems and increase the efficiency of local processes related to solar development./VD&FM

9.  Engagement of Professional Planner for amendments to Redevelopment Area 2 to permit assisted living, adult day care services and medical offices/VD

10. Parking Lot #11 (1848-1852 Springfield Avenue) Parking regulations/JM




















14.
CONSENT AGENDA

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

1.  RESOLUTION NUMBER 43-17
RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT FOR HAULING AND DISPOSAL OF LEAVES 2017 (S. Rontondi and Son, Inc.)

2.  RESOLUTION NUMBER 44-17
RESOLUTION OPPOSING HEAVIER AND LONGER TRUCKS

3.  RESOLUTION NUMBER 45-17
RESOLUTION EXTENDING CONTRACT FOR RECYCLING COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL
(F. Basso, Jr. Rubbish Removal, Inc.)

4.  RESOLUTION NUMBER 46-17
AUTHORIZE TEMPORARY EMERGENCY APPROPRIATIONS PURSUANT TO NJSA 40A:4-1 ET SEQ. (THE LOCAL BUDGET LAW)

5.  RESOLUTION NUMBER 47-17
AUTHORIZE REFUND OF TAX OVERPAYMENTS

6.  RESOLUTION NUMBER 48-17
BILLS AND CLAIMS

7.  APPROVAL OF OPEN SESSION MINUTES
     February 21, 2017
           
8.  APPROVAL OF CLOSED SESSION MINUTES
     February 21, 2017



15.
PUBLIC COMMENT - ANY SUBJECT MATTER

16.
REPORTS FROM DEPARTMENTS
1.  Chief Financial Officer - Issuance of Bond Anticipation Note
17.
ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS
a.  Joseph F. Manning, Township Administrator
b.  Roger J. Desiderio, Esq., Township Attorney
c.  Elizabeth J. Fritzen, Township Clerk
18.
REPORTS FROM ELECTED OFFICIALS

19.
ADJOURNMENT
To meet again Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM at the Maplewood Municipal Building, 574 Valley Street, Maplewood, N.J.